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GI-524, Santa Pau, Spain
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Thu - Tue 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for: Families with children
Description: is between santa pau and olot in the road GI-524

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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious Catalan fare

We stopped here after a hike through the Garrotxa national park and found the place packed on a late Sunday afternoon. The food was really good, quite traditional and the service could not have been better. (Especially considering how busy the place was and our waitresses English matched our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
G3inLondon
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123 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here after a hike through the Garrotxa national park and found the place packed on a late Sunday afternoon. The food was really good, quite traditional and the service could not have been better. (Especially considering how busy the place was and our waitresses English matched our Spanish - none!) Anyway, we are big fans of trying new... More 

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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

The food has been good. Typical dishes and good service. They should divide which waiter has to serve each table to avoid confusion between themselves and to avoid the waiting time for the customer to have back the bill.

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Thank Núria P
Brussels, Belgium
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Sorry guys, the service was kind and kind of good, but the food was terrible. A bouillon is made with vegetables, not cubes. A salad is made with fresh produce, not canned vegetables. And the fessol were the worst I had in the region. Please cut down on menu options and produce something fresh. Unless you want to be a... More 

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Thank Dirk G
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We went here on a Sunday for lunch. They have a really complete menu for €23 (weekends) which includes appetizer, first, second, dessert, drink, and coffee/tea. The food was good in general, only of the second dish the potatoes were a bit cold and some not completely done. The dining room is quite big, not really especially decorated, with view... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Unusual and local tasty dishes. Medieval setting and waiting staff were excellent. Quiet location. Enjoyable evening.

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Strasbourg, France
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

We ate in this restaurant, recommended by friends, during an excursion into the volcanic mountains around Girona. There is a huge dining room with several smaller, more intimate ones in this family style restaurant. The food is delicious, with local cuisine on an extensive menu. The service was quick and pleasant and the variety of typical dishes was astonishing. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: GI-524, Santa Pau, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Girona  >  Santa Pau

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

is between santa pau and olot in the road GI-524
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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